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Founded 1901

Royal Purple

Founded 1901

Royal Purple

Junior Journalism Major Marissa Cobb

What inspires you to take a chance everyday?

Something that inspires me to take a chance everyday is looking back at where I was before. I used to not be involved in anything and now I am. I am so grateful for the opportunities UW-Whitewater has...

Senior Environmental Science Major Jessica Bull

How are you hopeful for the future of planet Earth?

April 16, 2023

I hope to see people making more sustainable choices when options are available. Single use plastics are causing far more damage than anyone realizes and there are plenty of sustainable options out there...

National Goof Off Day

National Goof Off Day

Madelyn Welbel March 27, 2023

For Christmas of 2021 I decided I wanted to have some fun after being inspired by “How the Grinch Stole Christmas.” I love to dress up in funny cringe costumes when an occasion arises and decided I...

Comm Sciences & Disorders BS Sophomore Kelly Pollina

What are you excited for spring season?

March 19, 2023

This spring I am most excited to hang out with my cows and family! Once I get back to Whitewater, I can’t wait for the weather to get nice. I love taking walks outside and going to whitewater beach while...

Bobby Mann, President of the UWW SKI

Spreading smiles through social media challenge

Bobby Mann, President of the UW-W SKI March 5, 2023

The Sonder Kindnesses Initiative SKI is a social media challenge from Feb 27th - March 18th with the challenge to commit acts of kindness and start checking in on the people around you. Our mission is...

Sophomore Education Major Eva Hernandez Cortes

Who is a female figure that impacts your life?

February 26, 2023

A female figure that has impacted my life is Ruth Bader Ginsburg. She made a huge difference when it comes to women’s rights, and other rights that I find very important. The changes she made within...

Briahna LeFave, Public Relations Chair

Why are women’s voices important?

Briahna LeFave, Contributor February 26, 2023

Women exercising their right to vote is imperative for electing public officials that holistically represent the population. Thanks to the Suffrage Movement, long gone are the days where women are voiceless...

Evelyn Schmidt

“What does social Justice mean to you?”

February 20, 2023

To me social justice means voting reform. The youth vote is underrepresented due to voter suppression methods. We need to combat this by allowing college students easy access to on campus voting, early...

Glissaundra Korback (photo courtesy of Glissaundra Korback)

Do you want six more weeks of snow and why?

I do not want six weeks of snow. I can agree that snow is very pretty to look at, but I would rather not walk to class in it. Especially on the hill by Hyer hall. - Sophomore Communication and Sciences...

Megan Bargiel

What are you excited for this spring?

January 29, 2023

I’m so excited to attend the Mid East Honors Conference, Spring 2023! I was lucky to be chosen to present research last spring, and am thrilled to be back this year presenting my new research— a linguistic...

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